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An exciting drumstick set to redefine the industry.

Award-winning product designer Robert Wilhelm has teamed up with Kingfield Wood Products, former manufacturer of Vic Firth drumsticks, to create a very natural-feeling, ergonomic drumstick that feels and looks like no other sticks on the market.

Hornets drumsticks offer an ergonomic, contoured handle and proprietary rubber o-rings designed to relieve forearm pressure and reduce shock to the wrist. Made from first quality American hickory and hard rock maple, HORNETS drumsticks fit comfortably in the hand to function as a natural extension of the drummer's arm.

Hornets Drumsticks Features:

  • Contoured handle helps reduce forearm tension
    O-rings help reduce vibration
    O-rings work on cymbals as a mallet
    Improved grip for reduced slippage
    Pitch-paired
    Made in USA




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  • Good, but kind of long

    As reviewed by KIRK FITZGERALD on 8/20/2012

    These are well balanced, but slightly longer than the 7A I'm used to playing. They have a distinct place in your stick collection, but they are not very good on the rim click, not as constant as standard sticks. Also, the section where they are tapered is still kind of slick. They do not however tend to slip. Overall they are very good for most pieces.

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  • Amazing!

    As reviewed by Sam Scheinthal on 9/26/2011

    I bought these about a month ago but I haven't really been able to use them that much, but I played live a a few days ago and these are amazing! The feel of the stick is great, and the non-vibrant grip makes the sticks even better! They make playing alot easier, and comfortable. You can't get much better than these! Theyre great sticks and worth the Money!

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  • Hornets are the solution...

    As reviewed by TC on 11/15/2007

    Hornets have provided the solution for a problem I was having with cramping in my right hand that started after a skiing injury. I had tried tape, but that was a mess, and I had to redo it for every pair of sticks. The contoured handle makes these easy to hold onto, even for long shows and rehearsals. The biggest problem I was having was sticks slipping out my hand or serious cramping on fast songs. No such problem with these. The rings at the end knock out any vibrations, too, and make an effective cymbal mallet. Besides all of this, they're very durable, and they look great. Highly recommended and completely worth the extra cost.

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